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To-do

In Strängnäs there is plenty to see and do.
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The Cathedral and Roggeborgen 

A visit to the beautiful cathedral, from the 1100s is a dominant building in Strängnäs. It is surrounded by a number of narrow cobbled streets and old buildings in the historic setting. The poet Bo Setterlind has said Gyllenhjelmsgatan from the center up to the church door is Sweden's most beautiful street ... What do you think? Right next door you'll find Roggeborgen external link where Sweden's second high school was built in the 1626th Today there is a section of the Royal Library there.

Castles Farm, cafe, pottery and art gallery

Grassagården external link in the middle of Strangnas, is one of the few preserved castles farms in Sweden. The farm's oldest building originates from the early 1600s. On Grassagården are now a year-round open café where you can enjoy freshly brewed coffee and homemade pastries.

Next door, in the middle of the owl's Park, ceramics Houses external link formerly a library, school and holidays. Today our local potters Per Hammarström's studio, an art gallery and a cafe in the building.

Plenty of castles

Up to 15 castles are to reach the 1-2 hour drive from the hotel. It has great cultural significance and royal stories. Mälar castles external link is a collection of castles which are open to visitors. All welcome groups and most also receive individual visitor.

Multeum

Multeum external link is Strangnas own cultural center, near the harbor, with libraries, exhibitions and internet cafe. Here you will also find the tourist office tourist is closed.

Shopping and farm shops

For those who want to shop, you can Strangnas offer a bit of everything. We have many small shops and several antique shops.

Anyone who has a car has the opportunity to visit a number of farm shops across the municipality that includes their own meat, game, stenugns bakery, sourdough bakery, tomato and kryddodlingar

Technology and Defense vehicle museum

Technology Museum in Strängnäs is a private collection of over 50,000 objects from 1850 to 1950, much with a local connection. The collection is unique in its kind.

The arsenal, Defence Vehicle Museum with vehicles from all over Sweden gathered in one place. Here you have the opportunity to see the military technology during the 20th century and the Cold War through a combination of live displays.

Note: This text is translated from Swedish with Google translate.

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